Life Data Analytics Actuary - 13094

Job No:  13094
Life Data Analytics Actuary
Location:  Johannesburg
Salary:  R 850 000 - R 1 100 000 Per Anum

Our client a leading reinsurance company working on topics today that will concern the whole of society tomorrow, whether that be client change, major construction projects, gene technology or space travel. Find solutions to these challenges through a network of highly qualified professionals who anticipate risks, work on tailor made solutions and expertly advices their clients. If you want to help shape the future as part of one of their teams, then we look forward to talking to you.

The Life Data Analytics actuary will be responsible for creating and maintaining the terms of trade basis for the Life business. He/she will be required to liaise with the internal /external clients to understand their data and systems, analysing and reporting on its content and quality.

Core Function of the role:

  • To monitor existing inforce business

  • Set up terms of trade basis

  • Assist life valuations and life pricing with set up of decrement assumptions

  • Impromptu experience analyses as and when needed by business

Minimum Formal Education and Required Work Experience:

    • BSc Actuarial Science

    • Qualified actuary or have one or two exams to qualify

    • At least 3 years’ work experience

    • Strong interest and programmer in SQL

    • Experience with other languages advantageous (VBA, C++, SSIS,R, etc.)

Also useful:

    • Axis/MoSes knowledge would be advantageous

    • Experience with analysing individual life and/or group life business

    • Experience in pricing and valuations would be an advantage

    • Strong numerical skills

    • Attention to detail

    • Inclined towards I.T related processes and have strong programming skills.

    • Comfortable to manipulate massive data.

    • Comfortable to make judgement/assumptions to fix data as required.